The best of the Bike Park

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With biking season in full swing, SPIN caught up with four local riders to get their suggestions on the best trails to hit this summer. Leah Cockroft, Amateur: Ain’t No Scrubs “I’ve only just started out, but Ain’t No Scrubs and Holy Rollers are awesome, although I cycle around some of the bigger jumps. To be honest, I love all the runs I’ve tried so far, except perhaps Lever Lovers. I found it hard because … [Read more...]

Sibling lemonade stand adds a twist of tea

Lemonade Stand

Sunday morning market-goers have been delighted to enjoy a home-made lemonade or a delicious iced tea in recent weeks. The business venture, Landon’s Lemonade and Tana’s Tea, was put together by the brother and sister duo of 11-year-old Landon and eight-year-old Montana Oevermann as a way to raise money toward the most iconic childhood dream of all — a trip to Disneyland. Both profess they have a “secret … [Read more...]

Fresh local vegetables hit the market

Veggies Blade Cleaver

Local vegetable grower Blade Cleaver is passionate about food sustainability, and he hopes to share his passion with locals and visitors each Sunday at the Sun Peaks & Region Farmers’ Market. Cleaver has recently launched his first market stall, selling a range of vegetables including onions, lettuce, kale, potatoes, Swiss chard and more — all home-grown on Cleaver’s property in Whitecroft. “I think there’s a … [Read more...]